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IMPORTANT NOTE: These rules are no longer in effect. Updated rules can be found on: Forum Guidelines and FAQs
WHAT TO POST AND WHAT NOT TO
MAINTAIN THE DECORUM
- DO NOT SPAM. Any kind of spamming in posts or conversation are not allowed. Also no kind of advertisement for your blog/forum/website is entertained here. Spamming would result in an instant Ban.
- Members are not allowed to use any Promotional links in their signatures. Any such signatures will be removed without notice.
- Advertising any competitor website, via posts or via conversation is not tolerated and expect to be banned if you do it. Similarly posting links to any other website with the sole intention of promoting it will also result in your ban.
- Any news obtained from another site must have a link to the source added at the end of the article. Don't just copy and paste articles from the internet add your own input to the article if possible.
- If any images are used from another website make sure you give the credit to that website. However avoid images watermarked with logos of other sites.
- Your username/signature/post/thread cannot contain any information (like website link, contact address, mobile/telephone number, contact email, etc) to promote your business, website, products and/or services. Advertising in your signature/post/thread is not allowed.
- DO NOT post any threads/posts/images with credit to another forum of same niche as DreamDTH. Also avoid, posting any threads/posts/images with credits to other forum members.
- Do not link to images on other websites, instead upload the picture on Image Hosting Services like ImgBB, Imgur etc. to upload and post pictures with Image BB Code URLs.
Instructions: How to post images on DDF
- Post in correct sections. However if you happen to post threads in wrong section, feel free to report it to the team.
- You may not post commission, referral or affiliate links anywhere on the forum. They'll be immediately removed and a ban will be imposed if the member repeats it!
NO ILLEGAL STUFF
- Any thread that are directly or indirectly discussing a topic that is not in the welfare/decorum of the forum will be immediately deleted and the thread starter will be banned permanently.
- Always STAY ON TOPIC. The name says it all, make sure your reply is related to the topic and would be useful to the readers. Dont go off topic and do not mislead readers.
- Abusing members is strictly avoided. Do not post anything cruel, hurtful, mean, insulting, racist. Abusive posts might lead to banning.
- Avoid Posting any sensitive or political issues which might lead to a outbreak among members.
- We give freedom to speech. You are free to praise/curse any service provider based on your personal experience. But replies posted on the sole intention of promoting/defaming any service provider is not entertained.
- Freedom to speech also gives you the power to question any member's opinion but the discussion has to be carried in a friendly manner. Personal abuse is not entertained here and would result in a Ban.
- Moderators are volunteers who give their valuable time and hard work for the welfare of the forum. So show some respect and be kind to them. Abusing or harassing the team members will not be tolerated.
- For any issues/disputes related to any member/moderator open a thread on Talk to Team.
- Sharing Websites/Apps details that telecast TV channels illegally is prohibited. All such posts will be deleted and action will be taken on violators.
- Card sharing is forbidden here. Please note any questions whatsoever to do with card sharing pay / commercial servers are strictly forbidden, any discussion on this topic is not welcomed here.
- It is prohibited to post Keys for providers, to link to the sites containing keys, or files for illegal watching of pay-tv providers.
- Sharing Warez, Cracks, CD codes, keygens, or other illegal programs that are used to either crack software or perform any malicious activity is strictly prohibited. All such posts will be deleted and action will be taken on violators.
- Avoid Posts/Images related to p**nography, obscene articles, illegal activities. Also avoid any shocking imagery as we are a family friendly forum. All posts which is considered p**no, illegal, obscene or shocking will be removed without notice.
- Use SEARCH BEFORE POSTING. Before posting any thread make sure it has not been posted earlier. Same rule applies for any doubts/questions. Most of your questions are answered already. Check the "Sticky" threads and do a search before posting.
- Do NOT use Capital letters for the entire post and thread titles. Also avoid Huge fonts for the entire posts. However use bigger fonts to highlight important points if required. The internet community considers this to be SHOUTING and therefore discourteous.
- DreamDTH uses English as the language to interact. We suggest you do the same. If you are posting in any language other than English, don't forget to post a translation in English. However no matter what the thread title should always be in English. Please try to keep the thread title descriptive so that members can easily understand what the thread is all about. Please read more about this topic here.
Use English as primary language on DDF
- Always use the Report button to report any threads/posts which do not meet the rules. Avoid replying to those threads or flooding mods with conversations.
- While reporting posts, use appropriate report reasons. Do Not use generic reasons like "close thread", "merge thread" etc. Reports with inappropriate reasons shall be rejected by the mods.
- DO NOT use the quote button unless you are specifically replying to a particular member. Even while quoting posts, avoid quoting very long posts. Quote only the part of the post to which you are replying. Unnecessary quotes will be removed without notice.
- Do not share personal contact details, be it Email, Phone, Facebook or any kind of contact even via private message (conversation) with another member, unless buying/selling anything from/to that member.
WEBSITES FROM WHICH CONTENT SHARING IS DISALLOWED
- Do NOT ask for Promotions because you will never get it if you ask for it that way. DDF Team reviews every member's contribution and deserving members are promoted in a timely manner.
- We do NOT allow multiple accounts. Multiple ids will be banned/rejected without notice. If you want an id from the same IP address for any of your family members inform an team before creating the second id via Talk to Team forum.
- You can change your username by posting a reply in this thread. DDF team reserve the right to approve or refuse the username change requests.
- You can dispute a ban by sending an email to admin via Contact Us form, if you feel that you have not violated any rule. Please provide a reason why the ban is not valid. DDF team holds the right to withheld or overturn the ban.
- You can contact a Moderator or an Admin through the Talk to Team forum. Check the Staff listing Page to find the current staff accounts.
Those websites either do not entertain sharing their articles from their site or we do not want their articles to be shared on our site. So, a request to all members to refrain from sharing info from these sites. Any threads posted from these sites will be "Deleted" without notice and if the same is repeated again, strict action will be taken against the member.
Read more on this: Rules For Sharing Content On DDF From Other Websites
Also, Do Not Reshare DDF Original Content From Other Websites
By registering with DreamDTH.com you grant to DreamDTH and the owners of DreamDTH a non-exclusive, royalty-free license over all content posted by you on DreamDTH.com, to display, copy and modify such content for the purposes of operating DreamDTH.com and all functions relating thereto. As such any request for deletion or removal of any content posted by a member will not be entertained unless otherwise determined by the moderators or administrators of the forum/site.
DreamDTH is constituted with friendly people and we like to remain cool.
- How to post images on DDF
- Request Threads to be Sticky/Unsticky here!
- Conversation System restrictions for newbies
- How to share media content
- How to remove hyperlinks and formatting from post
- How to find Relevant/Recent threads through Search feature
- How to keep yourself Logged In on DDF
- Login via external accounts on DreamDTH
Follow the Rules and enjoy your stay here.